12/18/2013 11:57AM

Yonkers: Thursday 12/19 Analysis


MEET STATS: 358 - 1492 / $2,374.70   BEST BETS: 45 - 124 / $197.10

Best Bet: ORANGE BIGI (5th)

Spot Play: EAGLE NOW (10th)

Race 1

(3) AMERICAN HILL was nailed at the wire last out. Now draws much better and Brennan stays. (1) MICHELLES IDEA should do better from the fence. (4) FOX VALLEY BONITA showed fine speed in her previous trip.

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Race 2

(5) ANTHONYSKYWALKER did not race that badly upstate, now trotting gelding is back at Yonkers and has the tactical speed to boss these. (1) TSMLIL ORPHAN ANDY was second best from his rail slot recently. (4) ARMBRO CASINO raced evenly in his latest.

Race 3

(6) BACCARAT STENA got the job done in his last start. Gelding's form is sharp enough to take his second straight score. (3) ARTS ON FIRE gets serious post relief and has some early zip to boot. (4) OUTA MY HEAD closed well last out for the placing.

Race 4

(3) STRONG SIGNAL draws well for this event. With a perfect trip, this guy can take these to task for all the cash. (5) ECKSTROM moves down a notch in class. (7) BEST DREAM SEEKER could land a share.

Race 5

(5) ORANGE BIGI showed life in her recent outing. Trotting miss Is very capable of mowing these down in the stretch drive. (1) MERGATROID is a very consistent filly and the rail slot will help her chances. (4) EQUINOX BARBARA could hang around for a part of the purse.

Race 6

(1) COSMICPEDIA flashed some speed in his latest. Pacer moves to the rail and could take this at his best. (7) PEMBROKE ALEC BUSH has wheeled off two straight victories. (3) BOX CAR JOHNNIE should do well from the 3-hole.

Race 7

(6) KEYSTONE RIDEAU is fit and ready to get back into the winning grove. (3) POWER OF A MOMENT did show some speed in his last try.  (4) JUST THAT needs a perfect trip to contend.

Race 8

(5) DEFIANCE N posted an easy score last out. Gelding is poised to take these to task for his second straight victory. (8) GLASS PACK & (4) SHEER DESIRE move down in class.

Race 9

(1) MISSSOMEBEACH BLUE closed strongly for the place spot in her latest. Pacing filly can put her best foot forward with Kakaley at the helm. (6) LIL MISS SNOWFLAKE is knocking at the door. (2) SWEET BET showed some speed in her last try at the Meadowlands.

Race 10

(1) EAGLE NOW fits well at this level and the rail slot can help get this guy back into the winner's circle. (4) SAMS ESCAPE rallied strongly for the show spot last time around. (2) BUBBIE BOY was sent down the road for all the glory last week.

Race 11

(6) KJS FOXY LADY was quite sharp in her latest and with the right trip, she can take home top honors. (3) ST LADS MOXIE is back at Yonkers and gets some class relief. (1) DENYITTOTHEEND went down the road last out upstate for her second straight score.

Race 12

(2) EYEMAJET moves to the two-slot and she could rate or take these all the way; quite capable of getting it done tonight. Woodbine invader (1) CAMS MACHARENA makes her initial trip to Yonkers and Kakaley gets the call. (4) FLYING MOCHA was a pocket-rocket on her way to victory in her most recent trip to the post.

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